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- v. Present participle of counterbrace.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Diagonal bracing placed in a truss or latticed girder to transmit stress, either tensile or compressive, from one point to another; a counterbrace to prevent deformation of the panel when the stress is reversed in the principal members.
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